Reports Report 3993b (Event 3993-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3993-2015
Observer
NamePaul K
Experience Level1/5
RemarksAt first I thought it was a 'sky rocket' type of firework, but it was too high in the sky and too 'strong' and seemed to persist too far across the sky.
Location
AddressOceanside, CA
Latitude33° 11' 12.8'' N (33.19°)
Longitude 117° 18' 23.67'' W (-117.31°)
Elevation90.63m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-12-14 20:35 PST
UT Date & Time2015-12-15 04:35 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle299°
Moving
Facing azimuth26°
First azimuth28°
First elevation75°
Last azimuth245.14°
Last elevation75°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length70°
RemarksA glowing train, bright at the head tapering down but still very strong to the end.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-